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BIOMIMETICS
SERIES
BIOMIMETICS
Nature-Based
Innovation
Edited
by
Yoseph
Bar-Cohen
CRC Press
Taylor
&Francis
Croup
Boca Raton
London NewYork
CRC Press
is
an
imprint
of the
Taylor
& Francis
Croup,
an
Informa
business
Contents
Preface
vii
Acknowledgments
ix
Editor
xiii
Contributors
xv
1.
Introduction:Nature
as a
Source for
Inspiration
of Innovation
1
Yoseph
Bar-Cohen
2.
Artificial Senses and
Organs:
Natural Mechanisms and
Biomimetic Devices
35
Morgana
M.Trexler and
Ryan
M.Deacon
3.
Biomimicry
at
the Cell-Material
Interface
95
Kelsey
A.
Potter,
Bo
Gui,
and
Jeffrey
R.
Capadona
4.
Multiscale
Modeling
of Plant Cell Wall
Architecture and Tissue Mechanics
for Biomimetic
Applications
131
Alejandro
D.
Rey,
Damiano
Pasini,
and
Yogesh
Kumar
Murugesan
5.
Biomimetic
Composites
169
Daniel
G.T.
Strange
and
Michelle L.
Oyen
6.Electroactive
Polymer
Actuators
as
Artificial Muscles
213
Yoseph
Bar-Cohen
7.Refreshable Braille
Displays
Actuated
by
Electroactive
Polymers
245
Yoseph
Bar-Cohen
8.
Biological Optics
267
H.
Donald
Wolpert
9.
Biomimicry
of the Ultimate
Optical
Device—The Plant
307
David W.Lee
10.
Biologically Inspired Design:
A
Tool for
Interdisciplinary
Education
331
Jeannette Yen,
Marc
].
Weissburg,
Michael
Helms,
and
Ashok K.Goel
11.
Self-Reproducing
Machines
and
Manufacturing
Processes
361
Adrian
Bowyer
12.Biomimetic
Products
377
Tom
Masselter,
Wilhelm
Barthlott,
Georg
Bauer,
Jtirgen Bertling,
Frank
Cichy,
Petra
Ditsche-Kuru,
Friederike
Gallenmuller,
Maik
Gude,
Tobias
Haushahn,
Michael
Hermann,
Henning
Immink,
Jan Knippers,Julian
Lienhard,
Rolf
Luchsinger,
Karin
Lunz,
Clous
Mattheck,
Markus
Milwich,
Nils
Molders,
Christoph
Neinhuis,
Anke
Nellesen,
Simon
Poppinga,
Marcus
Rechberger,
Simon
Schleicher,
Clemens
Schmitt,
Hannes
Schwager,
Robin
Seidel,
Olga Speck,
Thomas
Stegmaier,
Iwiza
Tesari,
Marc
Thielen,
and Thomas
Speck
13.
Biomimetics for Medical
Implants
431
Bert Miiller
14.
Application
of
Biomimetics in the
Design
of Medical Devices
445
Hande
Argunsah
and Brian
L.Davis
15.
Affective
Robotics:Human Motion and Behavioral
Inspiration
for Safe
Cooperation
between Humans
and Humanoid Assistive Robots
461
A.G.
Pipe,
R.
Vaidyanathan,
C.
Melhuish,
P.
Bremner,
P.
Robinson,
R.A.J.
Clark,
A.
Lenz,
K.
Eder,
N.
Hawes,
Z.
Ghahramani,
M.
Fraser,
M.
Mirmehdi,
P.
Healey,
and
S.Skachek
16.Humanlike
Robots—Capabilities,
Potential,
and
Challenges
477
Yoseph
Bar-Cohen
17.Biomimetic
Swimmer
Inspired by
the Manta
Ray
495
Frank E.
Fish,
Hossein
Haj-Hariri,
Alexander
J.
Smits,
Hilary
Bart-Smith,
and
Tetsuya
Iwasaki
18.
Biomimetics and
Flying Technology
525
Brenda
M.
Kulfan
and
Anthony J.
Colozza
19.The
Biomimetic Process in Artistic Creation
675
Adi
Marom and Gad Marom
20.
Biomimetics—Reality,Challenges,
and
Outlook 693
Yoseph
Bar-Cohen
Index
715